Intel® Neural Compute Stick 2 (Intel® NCS2) Discontinuation Notice

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12/07/2022

Intel is discontinuing the Intel® Neural Compute Stick 2 (NCS2).

Developers still working with the Intel® Neural Compute Stick 2 (NCS2) are advised to transition to the Intel® Edge AI Box for video analytics, which offers hardware options to support your needs. Please note that not all options listed include the Movidius X VPU card.

The last order date for the Intel® Neural Compute Stick 2 was February 28,2022. Technical Support for the Intel® Neural Compute Stick 2 will continue to be available until June 30, 2023. Warranty Support for the Intel® Neural Compute Stick 2 will continue to be available until June 30, 2024.

Intel® OpenVINO™ Toolkit:

The Intel® Distribution of OpenVINO™ Toolkit will continue to support the Intel® Neural Compute Stick 2 until version 2022.3, at which point the Intel® Neural Compute Stick 2 support will be maintained on the 2022.3.x Long-Term Support (LTS) release track.

Additional information can be found on the Product Change Notification (PCN118636) posted in the Intel® Quality Document Management System (Intel® QDMS)